Manali Banerjee

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Get Ready for the Super Meta 'Veronica Mars' Spin-Off You Never Knew You Wanted

The "Veronica Mars" resurgence continues.<p>After the beloved cult CW series was resurrected as a Kickstarter-funded feature and released into theaters (and on VOD) earlier this year, the tale of a pint-sized detective (played by Kristen Bell) has gone on to gain wide critical reappraisal and inspire …

Bradley Cooper & Jennifer Lawrence Reunite in the 'Serena' Trailer

Back in 2012, right after "Silver Linings Playbook" but before the funny wig free-for-all of "American Hustle," Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence teamed for "Serena," a historical drama from Oscar-winning Danish filmmaker Susanne Bier. And then... <i>nothing</i>. Late last year it was reported that the …

Whoever Named These Arrested People Should Also Be Arrested

Usually when someone is taken into custody, we focus on their alleged crime. But for the people Jimmy Kimmel lists in the video above, something else is catching our attention -- their names.<p>To start, have you heard of Cherries Waffles Tennis? This is not a to do list, but the name of an actual …

'DuckTales' With Real Ducks Is Exactly as Awesome as You'd Expect

The "DuckTales" theme song is one of the great additions to '80s TV animation, and now it just got a whole lot better.<p>The folks at Oh My Disney have recreated the credits to the beloved series shot-for-shot -- using real ducks and ducklings. It's low budget, yes. But is it also awesome? Yes, yes it …

Pixar Movie Supercut Explores the Use of Color

23 Jump Street promises college return for Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill

Sony approves third instalment of undercover cop comedy based on 80s TV series starring Johnny Depp<p>Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill are heading back into full-time education after a third film in the Jump Street series was greenlit by Sony, reports Deadline.<p>The cop comedy will be written by Rodney …

The Sound and the Fury review – failure to do justice to Faulkner's masterpiece

William Faulkner's profound, intricate masterpiece has been rendered both trite and insipid in this adaptation by actor/director James Franco. Faulkner's 1929 novel describes the decline and fall of the Compson family of Jefferson, Mississippi over 20 years at the beginning of the last century. …

'Thunder and the House of Magic' full of worn-out tricks

"Thunder and the House of Magic" epitomizes the sort of animated film that's supposed to be fun for the whole family but that actually pleases no one. Co-directors Ben Stassen and Jérémie Degruson have assembled so many clichés and bits borrowed from other films that "Thunder" feels like a rerun on …

Beverly Hills

The Fall Movie Preview list of films

The 2014 Fall Movie Preview is a broad snapshot of films opening through Oct. 31. Release dates and other details, as compiled here by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.<p>Sept. 10<p>My Old Lady<p>A down-on-his-luck New Yorker inherits a Parisian apartment from his estranged father and travels to France …

Universal Pictures

Watch the 'Horrible Bosses 2' Trailer: They're Into Kidnapping Now

"Horrible Bosses," the 2011 comedy that starred Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, and Jason Sudeikis as a trio of dim-wits who conspire to off their evil employers, wasn't exactly an obvious franchise-starter. But with a domestic haul of over $200 million (on a budget of just $35 million), a sequel was …

Neil Gaiman's HANSEL & GRETEL to Get Big Screen Treatment

Funny New Trailer for HORRIBLE BOSSES 2 - "Ransom Note"

Bill Hader shows a dark side in 'The Skeleton Twins'

"The Skeleton Twins" stars<p>"Saturday Night Live"alumsBill HaderandKristen Wiig, but it may not be what you think. Case in point, the film opens with Hader's character attempting suicide.<p>Though there are light moments, the story's deeper contours presented Hader with new territory as a …

Comedy

Watch This Delightful Volcano Sing A Hawaiian Song In Pixar’s ‘Lava’

Move over, Andy Serkis, it turns out you’re not the only guy who can model for animators. In fact, inanimate objects are even getting in on the action. Specifically, a Hawaiian volcano named Uku, who stars in Pixar’s latest short, <i>Lava</i>. Aw, he even has a cute name. Sit, Uku, sit.<p>For Pixar head of …

After - Exclusive Clip - Christian and Molly Fight

Set in icy, upstate New York in the winter of 2002, "After" is about the Valentinos, a struggling middle class family whose delicate balance is …

As Above, So Below - Trailer 1

A thriller centered on two archaeologists in search of a lost treasure in the catacombs below Paris.

Life After Beth - Trailer 1

When Zach's girlfriend unexpectedly dies, he finds himself haunted by the things he wished he had told her. But when she rises from the dead, he gets …

Johnny Depp Joined Aerosmith On Stage To See Who Could Wear The Most Scarves

When Johnny Depp jammed to “Train Kept a-Rollin” with Aerosmith at the Xfinity Center in Mansfield, Massachusetts, on Wednesday night, it was like a battle of who could look least like a human. From left to right, you have the leathery corpse formerly known as Joe Perry; Steven Tyler, whose face …

Exclusive Gotham Teaser: Go Inside the New Fox Drama's "World of Craziness"

Gotham<p>If you're wondering whether Fox's Batman prequel drama series <i>Gotham</i> <i></i>will be campy like the Adam West TV series or dark and gritty like the …

Gotham

The Last of Robin Hood - Trailer 1

Errol Flynn, the swashbuckling Hollywood star & notorious ladies man, flouted convention all his life, but never more brazenly than in his last years …

Summer film preview: what do we have to look forward to?

This Fourth of July weekend, we Americans did what we're known for: we grilled meats, whined about air travel, and looked back in fondness at our Founding Fathers who refused to pay their taxes. One thing was different, though: we didn't go to the movies. This holiday weekend took a 44% dip in …

Smart calendar Mynd can now visualize what you're doing with your life — for a price

With its latest upgrade, smart calendar Mynd is offering a new sort of premium experience.<p>On top of Mynd’s standard features of uniting your calendar, contacts, Evernote account, and LinkedIn profile, the iPhone app’s new “Inside Mynd” premium feature can show you how you’re spending your time.<p>With …

Apple adds a step-counter, caffeine tracking to iPhones with iOS 8

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Apple<p>Apple’s(s aapl) iOS 8 Health app can track dozens of health stats through other apps and devices, providing a full …

Sapphire 4.7″ iPhone 6 display put through its paces with knife and keys in new scratch test video

Earlier today we got a quick look at a flexible iPhone 6 display, but a new video from YouTuber Marques Brownlee (embedded below) takes the supposed next-gen screen through a more complete durability test. In the video, Brownlee not only bends the flexible sapphire panel, but takes a set of keys …

Sh*t Got Really Weird At This Wedding, Thanks To Tom Hanks

This is <i>definitely</i> one of those "pics or it didn't happen" moments.<p>Music manager Scooter Braun tied the knot with cancer activist Yael Cohen in Canada July 6, and the star-studded wedding included performances by Justin Bieber, Carly Rae Jepsen and Ed Sheeran. But the most entertaining moment of the …

What If - Trailer 1

What if the love of your life is actually your best friend?

The Book of Life - Trailer 1

In the midst of choosing between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart, Manolo embarks on an incredible adventure that …

Will Johnny Depp Make Magic as Harry Houdini?

Johnny Depp is known for disappearing into his roles, but this might take the cake.<p>Depp is in negotiations to star in an adaptation of a Harry Houdini biography that focuses on the performer's real-life adventures. "The Secret Life of Houdini: The Making of America's First Superhero" will be based …

'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' sequel to walk back down the aisle

Nia Vardalos has said "I do" to a sequel to "My Big Fat Greek Wedding," her breakthrough 2002 romantic comedy about a woman trying to get her boisterous Aegean family to accept her non-Greek fiance, played by John Corbett.<p>Vardalos, who wrote and starred in the original film, confirmed the project …

Weddings

'Penny Dreadful': What You Need to Know About and Beyond the Show

Black- and blue-tinged images unfurl to the low bass of a violin. A rosary. Drops of blood. Tarot cards. A scorpion curling its tail. A scalpel …